Amputee climber Arunima scales Indonesian peak

July 15, 2016 4:26 pm
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Arunima, the amputee mountaineer who set a record by climbing the Mount Everest in the year 2013, has added another feather in her cap by conquering the highest peak of Indonesia as informed to media through a press statement. The 4484 metre assent to Carstensz Pyramid was a tough one which she managed with her firm resolve. 

Arunima’s aim is to climb the highest peaks in all the continents’ and unfurl the Indian flag. She has already scaled five peaks Everest in Asia, Kilimanjaro in Africa, Elbrus in Europe, Kosizko in Australia, Aconcagua in Argentina (South America) besides Carstensz Pyramid (Puncak Jaya)in Indonesia. Born in 1988, Arunima is the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest.

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